Hachem El Housseini is a senior associate at Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm, practising in the areas of media, energy, corporate law and aviation.

Throughout his career, Hachem has advised key companies with respect to various aspects of their onshore and offshore business. In the energy sector, Hachem has a particular expertise in the oil and gas industry, and has worked on a number of major oil and gas projects in the region.

He also provides legal advice to the UNDP in the context of the preparation of a legislative framework study for the transport and energy sectors in Lebanon, a component of the SODEL project.

Hachem holds a JD in private law from the Francophone sector of the Lebanese University, and an MBA from ESA/ESCP (Ecole Supérieure des Affaires/Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris). He is a lecturer at the American University of Beirut.

He is admitted to the Beirut Bar Association and the International Bar Association, and is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London. He is fluent in Arabic, French and English.